Gully Boy

Violence, offensive language & drug use

movie details

Director:
Zoya Akhtar
Cast:

Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, Vijay Varma , Kalki Koechlin , Pooja Gor

Release:
14/02/2019
Length:
153 Mins
Genre:
Drama / Romance
Distributor:
Forum Films

synopsis

"Gully Boy" is about a 22-year-old Muslim boy named Murad (Ranveer Singh) from a ghetto in Bombay. The son of a driver, his parents have worked hard to get him educated just so that he can have an office job, meanwhile, Murad realises his calling is to rap. Art is a distant dream for the colonised poor of India and this story is about Murad chasing his dream and inadvertently transcending his class. 

The film showcases street rap from the crevices of Mumbai's by lanes. The poetry is conscious of the c...